King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is pleased to announce the fully-funded Applied Mathematics Summer School 2023 for international students. This intensive summer program is designed to provide talented undergraduate students from around the world with a stimulating and rigorous introduction to advanced topics in applied mathematics.
To be eligible for the KAUST Applied Mathematics Summer School 2023, applicants must:
- Be enrolled as an undergraduate student in a recognized university at the time of application.
- Have a strong academic record in mathematics and related fields.
- Demonstrate a keen interest in learning about advanced topics in applied mathematics.
- Possess a strong motivation for pursuing a career in mathematics or related fields.
- Be proficient in English, both written and spoken.
The KAUST Applied Mathematics Summer School 2023 will cover a range of advanced topics in applied mathematics, including:
- Numerical Methods: Finite difference methods, finite element methods, and Monte Carlo methods.
- Optimization: Linear programming, nonlinear programming, and optimization algorithms.
- Partial Differential Equations: Elliptic equations, parabolic equations, and hyperbolic equations.
- Probability and Statistics: Probability theory, statistical inference, and stochastic modeling.
KAUST will provide full financial support to all selected participants, including:
- Travel expenses to and from KAUST.
- Accommodation in KAUST dormitories.
- Meals during the summer school.
- Stipend to cover incidental expenses.
The application deadline for the KAUST Applied Mathematics Summer School 2023 is typically in March each year. Interested applicants can submit their applications online through the KAUST summer school portal. The application process involves submitting the following documents:
- Completed online application form.
- Academic transcripts.
- Two letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.
- Personal statement highlighting the applicant’s academic achievements, mathematical interests, and career aspirations.
- Writing sample of the applicant’s mathematical work.
- English language proficiency certificate (if applicable).
Applications are rigorously reviewed by a selection committee based on the following criteria:
- Academic record.
- Letters of recommendation.
- Personal statement.
- Writing sample.
- Demonstration of interest and motivation for the summer school.
Notification of Results
Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their applications within a few months of the application deadline. Selected participants will receive an official acceptance letter and invitation to attend the KAUST Applied Mathematics Summer School 2023.
Benefits of Participating
The KAUST Applied Mathematics Summer School 2023 offers numerous benefits to participants, including:
- Exposure to advanced topics in applied mathematics from renowned experts in the field.
- Opportunity to engage in hands-on learning and problem-solving activities.
- Interaction with a diverse group of talented students from around the world.
- Participation in social and cultural activities organized by KAUST.
- Potential for networking and building connections with future colleagues.
The KAUST Applied Mathematics Summer School 2023 is a valuable opportunity for talented undergraduate students to deepen their understanding of applied mathematics, expand their knowledge base, and develop their research skills.
With its stimulating academic environment, supportive community, and full financial support, KAUST provides an ideal setting for students to explore their mathematical talents and prepare for successful careers in the field.